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Computer Programmer Numerical Control Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$67,774 (USD)

Average Salary

$33/hr

Average Hourly

$1,477

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Computer Programmer Numerical Control is $67,774 a year and $33 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Computer Programmer Numerical Control is between $48,953 and $83,358. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Computer Programmer Numerical Control. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Plans numerical control program to control contour-path machining of parts on automatic machine tools.
  • Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machines include, but are not limited to, machining tools such as lathes, multi-axis spindles, and milling machines, but the functions formerly performed by human operators are performed by a computer-control module.
  • CNC machines cut away material from a solid block of metal, plastic, glass, or other materials to form a finished part.
  • Applies knowledge of the working properties of materials with CNC programming knowledge to design and carry out the operations needed to make machined products that meet precise specifications.
  • Most companies require previous experience as a machinist or machine setter, operator, and tender along with apprenticeship programs, informally on the job, or training in secondary, vocational, or technical college.
  • Requires knowledge of computers and electronics, computer numerical control, basics of programming, and computer-aided manufacturing.
Computer Programmer Numerical Control Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 23,790

Estimated population of Computer Programmer Numerical Control jobs: 22,199

Rate of error: 2.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$78,569
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Computer Programmer Numerical Control Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

CNC LATHE PROGRAMMER
May 21
Chicago, IL, USA
Ultra-Metric Tool Co.
CNC Programming (Computer Numerical Control) experience - Experience selecting tools, speeds & feeds for machining alum, tool steels & alloys - Experience inspecting your work & holding close ...
Document Control Specialist
May 6
Glendale Heights, IL, USA
Universal Beauty Products, INC.
Ability to learn new computer programs, as necessary. * Experience using a scanner. ... Able to read and understand engineering documents such as; schematics, drawings, and specifications.
Computer Programmer
May 7
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Revature
Our Software Engineers design, analyze and build next-gen software systems, including business applications, games, computer applications, middleware, and network control systems across a variety of ...
Senior Embedded Real-Time Software Engineer
Apr 29
Vernon Hills, United States
Column Engineering
... IC control) is highly preferred. Key Competencies Computer Skills Coding experience in C is ... Mathematics Skills Ability to learn concepts from the following fields Linear algebra Numerical ...
Service Engineer Apprentice
Apr 4
Bensenville, IL, USA
Coworx Staffing
Service Engineer-Apprentice Travel: 25-50% Work Location Pinebrook,NJ; Bensenville, IL Direct Hire ... CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machining · equipment, peripherals, and upgrades. · Follow ...
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